Day 4: Outdoor Decorations

WELCOME TO DAY 4 OF MY 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS DECORATING, CRAFT AND GIFT IDEA CHALLENGE.

Here is a quick glimpse at my outdoor decorations so far this year.

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We recently  had two  feet of snow….that I don’t think we really expected :), ok perhaps I was the one oblivious to the actual amount expected.

I think the snow adds a bit of class to the pictures, don’t you??? 🙂
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Blog following update for November

Welcome to November! I have decided that for this month instead of giving you 5 blogs to follow, I am going to share each Monday favorite projects from the blogs I follow each week. I think on other sites they call this Weekend Party Link.

As I promised in my first post regarding 5 blogs to follow, I am listing in my new category (link can be found on my home page)  “My Favorite Blogs” all the blogs I am following to date and of course as that grows it will be updated – so make sure to pop on over to that section to see what’s listed. Continue reading Blog following update for November

Junk and Treasures

On Saturday past we decided to take a break from house renovations and fix-ups and go on a little road trip to search out some junk and treasures.

After a bit of googling, I found, what I referred to as my treasure map and asked L how far away all these places were and how long it would take. (For anyone living in Alberta or anyone that really wants to know we followed the Kalyna Country Antique tour – tidbit Kalyna means high bush cranberry in the Ukrainian culture). We did add one extra spot to our tour as we saw signs for an antique show – happy, happy, joy, joy… we left at 830am and arrived home just after 900pm. I will stop babbling now and show you our treasures… Continue reading Junk and Treasures